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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

This movie is nothing like you might think it is.

Movie Review: “Hot Fuzz” is movie I never knew existed, but cannot live without

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen columnist June 23, 2022

If you have not been paying attention to movie releases lately you may have missed this gem. Well … that is if you are still living in 2007, something that I know a bunch of us are increasingly wishing...

In the skies or in the box office, people love Top Gun.

Movie Review: ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ a hit

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen columnist June 9, 2022

The 1986 “Top Gun” movie with Tom Cruise has remained popular among all generations, so it should be no surprise that the sequel “Top Gun: Maverick” is so well-liked. Anything beyond that I...

The multiverse is not just in Marvel movies. The Daniels do a fantastic job of exploring its complexities in their long-anticipated project, released by A24.

Movie Review: ‘Everything, Everywhere, All At Once’ emphasizes love through dimension hopping

DAYLON HICKS, Evergreen reporter June 6, 2022

When you think of the multiverse, your thoughts would most likely drift to Marvel or DC films, but A24 decided to take a shot at the concept with "Everything, Everywhere, All At Once," and they hit it...

I had fun, and that is what really matters.

Movie Review: Dr. Strange, Multiverse, Madness oh my!

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen columnist May 26, 2022

I can, without a doubt in my mind, say that “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” is certainly a movie. Anything beyond that I will put the obligatory SPOILER so that we can get into the...

“Gossip Girl” actor Leighton Meester stars in an unexpected, plot-filled thriller about a trip to Croatia that goes terribly wrong.

Movie Review: ‘The Weekend Away’ worth a watch

MIA PUZZO, Evergreen columnist April 21, 2022

Decent thriller and psychological movies are often difficult to find; they usually are too cheesy, overly gory or too predictable. That is why there is something so refreshing about the new Netflix...

Theres nothing gross or inappropriate about periods. Turning Red does a beautiful job of helping to normalize something so many people deal with.

Movie Review: “Turning Red” critiques are laughable

JORDAN AHLSTEDT, Evergreen columnist March 29, 2022

When I saw the trailer for the new Pixar movie “Turning Red,” I saw a giant red panda and knew I had to watch it. If you have not seen it, be warned – there will be spoilers.  The movie follows...

If Dont Look Up is a reflection of our reality, we should be very concerned.

Movie Review: “Don’t Look Up” hits too close to home

MIA PUZZO, Evergreen columnist February 3, 2022

People love films about dystopian societies – movies like “The Hunger Games,” “The Maze Runner” and “Divergent” have risen to new heights these last years. However, society may find that...

Watch two awful people fall in love with each other based on a foundation of lies and deceit.

Movie review: Swipe left on ‘Love Hard’

SAMANTHA RADCLIFFE, Evergreen columnist November 29, 2021

It is the middle of November, Netflix. So tell me, why are you releasing Christmas movies? Halloween candy is only a few weeks old, and Thanksgiving has just passed. Even if it were time for holiday movies,...

Timothée Chalamet’s acting and Denis Villeneuve’s vision take the new movie adaption of Frank Herbert’s 1965 novel to a level that everyone can appreciate.

Movie review: ‘Dune’ will make sci-fi geeks of us all

KESTRA ENGTSROM, Evergreen columnist October 25, 2021

Frank Herbert’s 1965 science fiction novel, “Dune” is so rich in its thematic complexity and characterization that no two people will experience the book the same way. It is for this reason that...

While heartwarming and family-friendly, a nostalgic affection for the film might be required to really enjoy “Halloweentown.”

Movie review: ‘Halloweentown’ relies on nostalgia for appeal

KESTRA ENGSTROM, Evergreen Opinion Editor October 4, 2021

Duwayne Dunham’s “Halloweentown,” starring Debbie Reynolds, Kimberly J. Brown and Judith Hoag, first premiered on Disney Channel in October 1998. The film has been a Halloween season staple...

Cringe-worthy writing, abominable directing and poor acting combine to create a humiliating film debut for influencer Addison Rae.

‘He’s All That’ is flop of a film

KESTRA ENGSTROM, Evergreen Opinion Editor September 20, 2021

When I sat down to watch Netflix’s remake of the 1999 romantic comedy, “She’s All That,” my expectations were not high. But, wow.  If I hadn’t been watching “He’s All That” to review...

A party game played among friends brings out the worst in them all, with hatred for each other and themselves laid out on the table in a way that makes you wonder what makes the movie worth watching.

Movie ‘The Boys in the Band’ is confusing mix of emotions

MEGHAN HENRY, Evergreen managing editor July 16, 2021

When I first watched the trailer for "The Boys in the Band," an adaptation of the 1968 play by Mart Crowley, I had high hopes. Seeing such beloved faces like Matt Bomer and Jim Parsons gave me the idea...

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